Avg. test scores 19%
High school dipl. 0%
Bachelors degree 33%

Dearborn Heights school information

IndexDearborn HeightsMichiganNational
Average Test Scores40%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:122:116:1
Total public schools193,42179,221
Total private schools783524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1967,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Dearborn Heights are 19% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 19 public schools in Dearborn Heights
  • 83.9% of people in Dearborn Heights have completed 8th grade
  • 82.7% of people in Dearborn Heights have completed high school
  • 20.4% of people in Dearborn Heights have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Dearborn Heights

      IndexDearborn HeightsMichiganNational
      Completed 8th grade83.9%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school82.7%85.9%83.0%
      Completed some college52.6%60.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree29.0%36.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors20.4%27.4%30.3%
      Completed masters7.4%10.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.3%2.8%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.8%1.1%1.3%

      Dearborn Heights, MI School Districts

      • Dearborn Heights School District 7
      • Crestwood School District
      • Dearborn City School District
      • Westwood Community Schools

      There are a total of 19 public schools, 7 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Dearborn Heights. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Dearborn Heights, MI schools is 40%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Dearborn Heights, MI, an average of 83.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.7% have completed high school.

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      Huntington Woods, MI6,33077%55%
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      Plymouth, MI8,95665%31%
      Birmingham, MI20,65363%29%
      Dearborn Heights, MI56,32940%19%

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      Dearborn Heights, MI56,32940%19%
      Source: The Dearborn Heights, MI education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.